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The purpose of the feasibility study is to search for a preferred solution to the problems with the existing Hunnewell School. The building does not meet modern standards for education and requires substantial renovation or replacement.

What's New

On May 16th the SBC voted (11-1) to recommend all-new construction as the best option to meet educational program needs identified during the feasibility study.  

See SBC Meeting Presentation 5-16-2019

Go here for information on the Educational Program for Hunnewell.

The new construction option was presented to the School Committee and Board of Selectmen at a joint meeting with the SBC on June 6th.  During the week of June 17th, both boards voted to approve the SBC’s recommendation.

See SBC/BOS/SC Joint Meeting Presentation 6-6-2019

 At its June 13th meeting the SBC:

  • Reviewed potential scenarios for parking and student drop-off/pick-up and traffic analysis data presentation by SMMA’s traffic consultant
  • Authorized contract amendments for additional services to further evaluate Swing Space options

See SBC Meeting Presentation 6-13-2019

What's Next?

Project timing and next steps depend on development of consensus on a swing space option Town Meeting appropriation of design funds, and subsequent Town Meeting and voter approval of construction.

Learn more about Swing Space options. 

How to Stay Informed

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    Share your feedback with the School Building Committee, get project updates and information on how to participate. 

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